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  1. Dalai Lama attacked for 'wrecking' ethnic unity

    Posted Mar 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... uprising in 1959 that led to his exile to Dharamsala, the Tibetan spiritual leader said on Wednesday that China intended to 'annihilate Buddhism' and that monks and nuns in Tibet lived in 'prison-like' conditions. Sunday marks the second anniversary of bloody rioting that began in Lhasa and later spread to other Tibetan-populated areas. The Dalai Lama also referred to Xinjiang, another ...

  2. News - China Insider - Morning Clicks

    China news round-up: Japan's top diplomat visits China, Apple to investigate abuse claims

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 07:51am by Patrick Boehler

    ... China Media Project Dreaming of docile news media. New York Review of Books The urgency with which the Chinese government is now moving to repress the New Citizens movement is a good measure of the activists’ strength. PLA Daily* Government departments with weibo accounts tread on thin ice. Society Radio Free Asia Jailed Tibetan monk's supporters held after a Beijing petition trip. ...

  3. News - China - DEVELOPMENT

    Tibet mine disaster 'shows failure of resources policy to benefit minorities'

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... A landslide that crashed down a Tibetan mountain, entombing scores of mine workers, serves as a parable for the nation's resources boom and its failure to benefit ethnic minorities, analysts say. ... Manchus, Mongols, Koreans and Kazakhs as well as Tibetans. Areas with significant minority populations such as Xinjiang, Tibet, and Inner Mongolia hold resources including oil, gas, copper, iron ...

  4. Business - Economy - THE VIEW

    Hong Kong democracy in balance as Occupy Movement nears end

    Posted Nov 25th 2014, 01:11pm by Richard Wong

    ... after the Occupy movement ends. Commentators have mentioned further political tightening by Beijing, urgent attempts to address society's deep contradictions, political gridlock, ... The solution is to surround voting and elections with numerous restricting institutions, such as independence of the judiciary, freedom of the press and election rules, to curb government powers. ...

  5. Tibet rail link 'a dream come true'

    Posted Jun 30th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... shelved. Mr Yin set the train rolling again when he was appointed party secretary in Tibet in 1980, amid frequent riots by the pro-independence movement in Lhasa. He began a painstaking 20-year campaign to lobby the country's top leaders for their support of the project. 'What do the Tibetan people need the most? They want to see a developing Tibet. But without a railway, Tibet ...

  6. Tech digest

    Posted Apr 18th 2005, 12:00am by Stuart Biggs

    ... to prevent the build-up of anti-Japanese-Chinese nationalism. 'Chinese citizens seeking access to websites containing content related to Taiwanese and Tibetan independence, Falun Gong, the Dalai Lama, the Tiananmen Square incident, opposition political parties, or a variety of anti-communist movements will frequently find themselves blocked,' the OpenNet Initiative report said. ...

  7. Wanted: ways to lure more tourists to visit Tibet

    Posted Sep 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... from the West, which has almost always supported an independence movement. Therefore, foreigners face more restrictions going there than anywhere else in China. The restrictions on access ... in a Buddhist temple. But the Tibetan government is holding a contest to come up with a 10-year tourism plan. It will not only determine the flow of billions of yuan in investment to improve tourism ...

  8. Beijing met 20 Dalai Lama delegations, says official

    Posted Apr 10th 2008, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... relations official. Sita, a vice-director of the United Front Work department of the Communist Party, told a press conference yesterday Beijing had tried to negotiate with the exiled Tibetan ... government to discuss their concerns.' The remarks by Mr Sita, a Tibetan, were made amid mounting international pressure on Beijing to reopen talks with the Dalai Lama. The Tibetan leader has ...

  9. Some light at last?

    Posted Feb 10th 2010, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... terrorist activities and activities seeking Tibetan independence. This change in slogans was considered to be positive since Beijing no longer assumed that the Dalai Lama was actually engaged ... been no progress. Just what constitutes 'progress' in these dialogues is difficult to define and may be quite tenuous, such as the latest Chinese slogans imparted to the Tibetans ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am

    ... to accept China’s occupation of Tibet, thanks to the friendly relationship he contrived with the nation’s first post-independence prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru … Nehru is widely credited as being the leader of the Indian independence movement that broke the British Empire. Impressively, he managed to create no bad blood during his political struggle. British newspaper The Guardian described ...




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